Troy Merritt, shown playing at the RBC Heritage in Hilton Head Island, S.C., could give himself a big boost toward qualifying for the PGA Tour in 2018 with a strong performance this week at the U.S. Open.
Troy Merritt, shown playing at the RBC Heritage in Hilton Head Island, S.C., could give himself a big boost toward qualifying for the PGA Tour in 2018 with a strong performance this week at the U.S. Open. Stephen B. Morton AP
Troy Merritt, shown playing at the RBC Heritage in Hilton Head Island, S.C., could give himself a big boost toward qualifying for the PGA Tour in 2018 with a strong performance this week at the U.S. Open. Stephen B. Morton AP

Meridian’s Merritt chases dream from putting green in Burley to U.S. Open

June 13, 2017 06:10 PM